Pastoral Residency Programs

Bannside Presbyterian Church - Banbridge, Co. Down, Northern Ireland

Pastor: Rev. Dr. Mark Gray, Columbia Seminary Alum

Program Description

Financial Package

Dates of Service: September 2019 - August 2020 (with potential 1 year extension)

First Presbyterian Church - Ann Arbor, MI

Website: https://firstpresbyterian.org/about/more-about-church/residency-program

Ministry Focus: Pastoral immersion, Reflection, Discernment

Application Deadline: January 31, 2019

Date of Service: August 2019 - July 2021

 

First Presbyterian Church - Greensboro, NC

Website: http://www.fpcgreensboro.org/priceresidency

Ministry Focus: Preaching/Worship, Teaching, Outreach, Administration, Ministry Rotation, Reflection, Capstone Project

Application Deadline: January 8, 2019

Date of Service: August 2019 - July 2021

Compensation: Salary, Housing, Board of Pensions program

Additional Information: Program Description, Program Summary, Residency Application

 

Myers Park Presbyterian Church - Charlotte, NC

Executive Pastor: Rev. Dr. Millie Snyder, Columbia Theological Seminary Board Member

Website: https://myersparkpres.org/project/residency-program/

Ministry Focus: Faith Formation, Administration, Outreach, Small Church Ministry, Ministry Project focused on vocation

Application Deadline: January 31, 2019

Date of Service: August 2019 - July 2021

Compensation: Salary, Housing, Board of Pensions program

Second Presbyterian Church - Indianapolis, IN

Pastor: Rev. Christopher A Henry, Columbia Seminary Alum and Board Member

Lake Fellow Residency Program in Parish Ministry

Website: https://www.secondchurch.org/lakefellow

Ministry Focus: Pastoral, Congregational, Academic

Application Deadline: January 31, 2019

Interview Weekend: March 1-3, 2019

Date of Service: August 2019 - July 2021

Compensation: Salary, Housing, Board of Pensions program

 

Small Church Residency Program

Synod of Mid-America: Contact - Synod Executive, Landon Whitsitt (landon@synodma.org)

Website: http://synodma.org/residency

Ministry Focus: Small Church Designated Pastor, Mentor cluster meetings, renewable call

Compensation: Salary, Housing, Board of Pensions program

 

1001 Worshipping Communities - PC(USA)

Charleston, SC, Ontario, CA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA (2), Santa Cruz, CA

Website: https://www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/1001-2/apprenticeship/

Ministry Focus:  Discerning and starting new ministries from scratch, national training and assessment, a cohort of peers and mentors throughout the duration of the apprenticeship or residency, One:one coaching with an experienced NWC coach

Applications Online: Mid-December (Follow 1001 on FB and subscribe to “New Church New Way” Newsletter)

Date of Service: 12 month residency

Compensation: Residents will receive a $15,000 stipend in addition to housing and a $1,500 health insurance stipend.